Event Info

Join us for the inaugural Women in Tech Regatta Week, Jan 29-Feb 2, 2018, a curated event collection designed to connect women in tech to mentors, peers and resources.

Vancouver is a mecca for talent, tech and dynamic non-profit organizations dedicated to making the industry more inclusive and diverse.  Choose from diverse sessions like technical prowess, personal branding, storytelling, allyship, culture, career acumen and more from esteemed companies.

Join captivating conversations with BC’s CEO’s, female founders and engineers.

Get to work during our signature co-storming session, workshops, non-profit resource fair and cocktail mixers.  Our week is brimming with opportunities to build your tribe and buoy your spirit, no oars required.

Connect with over 30 different organizations, elite mentors, and hands on workshop opportunities that will help you find new opportunities to plug into the community, provide you with valuable networking, and powerful insight to push your career to the next level.  People of all genders are welcome to attend. Participating organizations:

 Code for Change     IGNITE    Anita Borg Institute       Association for Women in Communications    Lean In    Women in Wireless  Lesbians Who Tech        ARA Mentors         Association for Women in Computing   She’s Coding       Techbridge    Launch Code       iUrbanTeen       Women in Bio Reboot    Year Up    TEALS    Girls Without Limits    TAF        Chick Tech   Kal Academy      App Camp for Girls

 

Our 2018 provisional agenda includes:

  • Monday Kick off opening party
  • Midweek Port Tracks that include: Tech Mavens (keeping you relevant in tech), Port 2: Inclusive Culture (Allyship) Port 3: Leadership (CEO’s & Startups) Port 4: All about YOU (Build your story) Port 5: Career Acumen (Building relationships)
  • Co-Storm  & Dinner party event with prominent tech leaders
  • Closing progressive celebration                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Below is a sample of our 2017 event in Seattle